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altizure.com/download, and installed on any of your desktop computers. It is cross-platform, running either on Windows PCs or Mac PCs. It goes also with a sample data Cheng Yu Tung Building to start.

Overview

With Altizure Desktop, you can manage efficiently your professional data, offline and online, locally on your desktop machines and remotely on the Altizure.com .

Currently, it is de facto an offline 3D viewer!

You can offline view and browse 3D models stored on your local computer. The local viewing is often much faster as there is no internet bandwidth restriction. This allows you to demonstrate your professional project to your clients, in a more convincing manner and even without any internet connection.

The "Local" contains a list of projects stored in your local computer. You can use "Add to Local" to add any local projects into this list for viewing.

The "Remote" lists all your projects on the Altizure cloud once logged-in, using your Altizure account, it is your "My Projects" at altizure. You can download any of downloadable projects. A Pro project is downloadable regardless of being private or public. The projects are synchronized between your local machine and Altizure.com.

When downloading projects, you are "Synchroniz"-ing your Pro project in "Remote" between your local machine and the Altizure cloud. You can also redistribute the downloaded local projects to others, who can then add these projects to "Local" with "Add to Local" .

Last but not least, it is intended that this desktop offline viewer could be customized for our professional partners and users. You may send the request to support@altizure.com if you are interested in developing customized desktop applications with your own logo embedded.

How to synchronize your Pro projects with your desktop?

Go to the "Remote" Tab. Login with your Altizure account. Find the Pro project you want to sync, and click the "sync" button. When the project is synchronized, the "sync" button will be marked up with a "tick". If the sync fails due to some network problem, please click the "sync" button again. What will be synchronized with the desktop?

The 3D models. The measurements you have marked up in the Altizure studio. The annotations you have created in the setup page. What can I do with Altizure Desktop? Synchronize, and view your Pro projects offline. Take measurement in distances, areas, volumes, offline. Check GPS or local coordinate of the models, offline. Toggle the rendering mode in "textured shaded" / "flat shaded" / "wireframe", offline.

As the projects need to be downloaded from Altizure, these powerful features are only for Pro projects.

How to pack the synchronized data for backup or sharing?

Go to the "Remote" tab. Find the synchronized project, and click the "Open synced folder" button. Pack everything listed in the folder to a zip file. Now you can backup this zip file or deliver it to your clients. You can later unzip and load it into Altizure Desktop. How to add a packed synchronized data to Altizure Desktop?

Download and install the Altizure Desktop if you have not done so. Unzip the packed data. Go to the "Local" tab. Click the "Add to Local" button, and choose the unzipped folder. The project will be listed in the "Local" tab for your quick access. Can Altizure Desktop reconstruct 3D from images?

No. All 3D reconstruction is computed on altizure.com. Altizure Desktop helps you to manage your Pro projects on your computer, offline.

Download Altizure Desktop at altizure.com/download Sample offline data for Altizure Desktop Cheng Yu Tung Building

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DJI PC Simulator and Windows Driver. (Note: they are official DJI Simulator installers, but DJI has removed those download links from their website)
Open DJI PC Simulator and click Display Simulator

Connect your aircraft to computer
Power on your aircraft with propellers detached.
Use a USB cable to connect your aircraft and computer.


The SN section in simulator should show the SN of your aircraft. If the SN is empty, you may need to reconnected the USB cable or reinstall the driver.

Start simulation
Enter the Latitude and Longitude near you, then click Start Simulation. Once connected, the button should be greyed out, latitude and longitude are shown in simulator.

In simulator, you can control your aircraft using your remote controller, DJI Go, Altizure and any other third-party DJI app, This will help you learn how to use these app without danger.

Try Altizure app
Connect your remote controller with Altizure app.
Find aircraft's location at simulated location, and start a new mission.

Tips

Here is DJI's guide on using the simulator.
Your aircraft takes photos in simulator, too. So you may need to delete these photos to free up spaced in SD card.
Scroll your mouse wheels to zoom in/out in simulator.
Right click the simulator, select setup, tick show trace, then you can see the flight path.